The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 41 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 9 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.67% 5.13% 7.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.18% 19.83% 35.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
Average daily rate £180 £263 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +61.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £212 £218 £210
% change year-on-year
-2.41% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £14.88 £18.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.36% +44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.58 £14.30 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £18.50 £13.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -7.53%
Windows 7
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
98 121 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 18.15% 25.85% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 54 19
Average daily rate £350 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £213 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £19.25 £22.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 7 across the Nottinghamshire region.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Nottinghamshire region.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -17 9 £180 -15.78%
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) Office 365
4 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) DHCP
5 6 (35.29%) MS Office
5 6 (35.29%) VMware
6 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) SAN
7 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
7 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (17.65%) DBS Check
8 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (17.65%) Server Building
8 3 (17.65%) Wireless
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
9 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
10 1 (5.88%) WebEx
10 1 (5.88%) Security Patching
10 1 (5.88%) ERP
10 1 (5.88%) VoIP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) DHCP
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 3 (17.65%) Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) WebEx
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Law
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (41.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) SAN Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) SAN Support
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 3 (17.65%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
5 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Server Building
2 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Document Management
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Practice Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Security Patching
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix